Pacer.uscourts.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
98% 
Page quality
94% 
Page structure
83% 
Link structure
87% 
Server
40% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.59 s
File size
38.70 kB
Words
992
Media files
8
Number of links
64 internal / 8 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Public Access to Court Electronic Records | PACER: Federal Court Records
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 680 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
PACER provides information about accessing and filing federal court records electronically. Find resources for using PACER.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (768 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
(Somewhat important)
There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
(Somewhat important)
This page is hosted on a subdomain. Use a top level domain for better SEO results.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
(Somewhat important)
No parameters were found in the URL.
No session ID was found in the URL.
The URL does not have too many subdirectories.
Charset encoding
(Somewhat important)
The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

NameValue
descriptionPACER provides information about accessing and filing federal court records electronically. Find resources for using PACER.
GeneratorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
MobileOptimizedwidth
HandheldFriendlytrue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
msapplication-TileColor#2b5797
msapplication-config/themes/pacer/assets/img/favicons/browserconfig.xml
theme-color#ffffff
format-detectiontelephone=no
langen
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 992 words. That's ok.
31.1% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
14 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 15.41 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 20 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
(Nice to have)
No additional page markup was found.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)
H2 Search for a Case
H2 Search for a Case Duplicate text
H2 Filing Electronically
H2 Filing Electronically Duplicate text
H2 Manage Your Account
H2 Manage Your Account Duplicate text
H2 Move to NextGen CM/ECF
H2 Move to NextGen CM/ECF Duplicate text
H2 Frequently Asked Questions
H2 Announcements
H2 Learn
H2 Email Updates
H3 PACER Maintenance, 09/19/2021
H3 What is PACER?
H3 What if I cannot find the case I am looking for?
H3 How much does it cost to access documents using PACER?
H3 July 12, 2021
H3 May 10, 2021
H3 April 14, 2021
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 8 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
/file-case/developer-resources...New window Nofollow Sunday, September 19, 2021
A-TITLE Follow link
https://pcl.uscourts.gov/pcl/i...External Subdomain PACER Case Locator
https://pacer.login.uscourts.g...External Subdomain PACER Log in
https://pacer.psc.uscourts.gov...External Manage PACER Account
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/IMG-ALT PACER Homepage
A-TITLE PACER Homepage
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/PACER
A-TITLE Home
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/Public Access to Court Electronic Records
https://pcl.uscourts.gov/pcl/i...External Subdomain Text duplicate PACER Case Locator
https://pacer.login.uscourts.g...External Subdomain National PACER Log in
https://pacer.psc.uscourts.gov...External Text duplicate Manage PACER Account
/register-account/pacer-case-s...PACER - Case Search Only
/register-account/attorney-fil...Attorney Filers for CM/ECF
/register-account/non-attorney...Non-attorney Filers for CM/ECF
/register-account/group-billingGroup Billing
/register-accountRegister for an Account Overview
/find-case/search-specific-courtSearch by Specific Court
/find-case/search-national-indexSearch by National Index
/find-case/court-opinionsCourt Opinions
/find-case/phone-access-court-...Phone Access to Court Records
/find-caseFind a Case Overview
/file-case/how-file-caseHow to File a Case
/file-case/court-cmecf-lookupCourt CM/ECF Lookup
/file-case/get-ready-nextgen-c...Get Ready for NextGen CM/ECF
/file-case/developer-resourcesDeveloper Resources
/file-caseFile a Case Overview
/my-account-billing/manage-my-...Manage My Account Login
/my-account-billing/billingBilling
/my-account-billing/forgot-use...Forgot Username or Password?
/my-account-billing/group-bill...Group Billing Access
/my-account-billingMy Account & Billing Overview
/pacer-pricing-how-fees-workPricing
/help/pacerHow to Use PACER
/help/cmecfHow to Use CM/ECF
/help/faqsFrequently Asked Questions
/contact-usContact Us
https://pacer.uscourts.gov/helpHelp Overview
/find-a-case"Find a Case."
/find-case/search-specific-courtText duplicate Search by Specific Court
/find-case/search-national-indexText duplicate Search by National Index
/find-case/court-opinionsText duplicate Court Opinions
/find-case/phone-access-court-...Text duplicate Phone Access to Court Records
/file-case/how-file-caseText duplicate How to File a Case
/file-case/court-cmecf-lookupText duplicate Court CM/ECF Lookup
/file-case/developer-resourcesText duplicate Developer Resources
/register-accountRegister for an Account
/my-account-billing/manage-my-...Text duplicate Manage My Account Login
/my-account-billing/billingText duplicate Billing
/my-account-billing/forgot-use...Text duplicate Forgot Username or Password?
/file-case/get-ready-nextgen-c...Text duplicate Get Ready for NextGen CM/ECF
/help/cmecfText duplicate How to Use CM/ECF
/node/247case in the federal court
/node/13nationwide index
/find-case/search-national-indexText duplicate PACER Case Locator
A-TITLE Search by National Index
/file-case/court-cmecf-lookupcontact the federal court
https://www.uscourts.gov/servi...External fee schedule
/pacer-pricing-how-fees-workPACER is free
A-TITLE PACER Pricing: How fees work
/my-account-billing/billing/op...cannot afford PACER fees
A-TITLE Options to Access Records if you Cannot Afford PACER Fees
/help/faqsView all questions
/announcements/2021/07/12/pace...PACER Quarterly Announcements | July 2021
/announcements/2021/05/10/remi...Reminder: Limit large data pulls to non-peak hours
/announcements/2021/04/14/pace...PACER Quarterly Announcements | April 2021
/announcementsView more announcements
/help/pacerText duplicate How to Use PACER
/help/cmecfText duplicate How to Use CM/ECF
/about-usAbout Us
/policy-proceduresPolicy & Procedures
/privacyPrivacy
/announcementsAnnouncements
/file-case/developer-resourcesText duplicate Developer Resources
/contact-usText duplicate Contact Us
https://www.uscourts.gov/External IMG-ALT Agency logo

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://pacer.uscourts.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (1.59 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (39 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateThu, 16 Sep 2021 19:55:46 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
connectionclose
cache-controlmust-revalidate, no-cache, private
x-drupal-dynamic-cacheMISS
link<https://pacer.uscourts.gov/>; rel="shortlink", <https://pacer.uscourts.gov/>; rel="canonical", <https://pacer.uscourts.gov/home>; rel="revision"
x-ua-compatibleIE=edge
content-languageen
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
expires-1
pragmano-cache
strict-transport-securitymax-age=16070400; preload
set-cookie15 Characters
set-cookie53 Characters
set-cookie177 Characters
set-cookie221 Characters
x-cache-statusMISS
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 2,424 referring domains.
This page has 383,027 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,140 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

#
# robots.txt
#
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password/
Disallow: /index.php/user/register/
Disallow: /index.php/user/login/
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,086

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

pacer.uscourts.gov
Public Access to Court Electronic Records | PACER: Federal Court Re...
PACER provides information about accessing and filing federal court records electronically. Find resources for using PACER.

Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
PACER92%Check
Court85%Check
Access Court83%Check
Court Electronic Records80%Check
Court Records79%Check
electronic77%Check
Access77%Check
Records73%Check
electronic public access73%Check
federal court records72%Check

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